News Brief 3/7/2012, Adar 13, 5772
13 of the World's Richest are Israeli
According to the newly released Forbes List of richest people in the world out of 1,226 billionaires, 13 of them are Israeli. The financial magazine listed the richest person as Carlos Slim, a Maronite Christian Lebanese-Mexican businessman. Among the Israeli billionaires are Shari Arison, Lev Leviev, Stef Wertheimer, Eyal Ofer, Arnon Milchan, Alexander Machkevich, Yitzhak Tshuva, Gil Shwed, Marius Nacht and Teddy Sagi.